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    The Independent

    1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
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    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    My daughter and I stayed here for one night in June, 2017 and wished we had more time in Philadelphia, in part because of this hotel. Check in was easy and efficient and our room was ready when we got there. The Independent is a...More

    Thank rokkahulababy
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 24 July 2017

    Dear rokkahulababy, Thank You for taking the time to share your stay experience at the Independent hotel with other viewers on TripAdvisor.I'm so Glad that we met your expectations and full satisfaction. starting with the hotel locations, amenities, service and parking.We always strive to do...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here in June 2017 from Saturday to Tuesday for girls weekend in the city. Check in was nice, we got their early but they held our bags until we could check in. On Sunday we left before 10 and upon our return around 4:30...More

    Thank MK25678
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Mary Kay P, Thank You for sharing your experience with other viewers and for bringing such feedback to our attention. My sincere apologies that your stay experience was not up to your expectations and was not delivered according to our service high standards. Your...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    We stayed here at the end of June for 3 nights. It is a great little hotel that offered parking and breakfast (served to your room). The best asset this hotel offers is its location. We parked the car for 3 nights and never used...More

    Thank Carlo C
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Carlo C. First I would like to take the opportunity to thank you for choosing The Independent hotel and for the time you spent to share your feedback with us and with other viewers. I'm also so glad that you found the room, breakfast...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    We stayed in June while visiting family. Location is right in the center of the city. Was looking forward to the stay after reading reviews and from pics on website. Very disappointed. No housekeeping service, room was not completely clean upon arrival either. We had...More

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    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 18 July 2017

    MichelleSt2013, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, as it is very important to know where we stand and to take the necessary actions and efforts to improve our service standards. I apologize for any inconvenience that you have experienced during your...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    Located on the corner of 13th and Locust, The Independent is in a great spot. The decor is charming. David, who checked us in, was friendly and helpful. The room was clean and comfortable. If you stay, make sure you are not on the fifth...More

    Thank GaryMichael
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear GaryMichael, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again the next time you are in Philadelphia. I had a chance to read your comments. I was concerned to hear about your...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 160 - US$ 388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Carlo C
    16 June 2017|
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    Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed there overnight in May and had no problem at all with noise from the street. It did not appear to be a busy street. I think there is a pub-style restaurant at the corner of the building but there wasn't noise from... More
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    26 April 2017|
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    Response from John B | Property representative |
    Our Lobby is Located on the second floor and unfortunately the elevator is the only access to get to the lobby area. You can use the side steps, it's for exit only, However to come in you will have to call the desk first... More
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    11 November 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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